Vancouver Fee Only Financial Advisors

Vancouver based Macdonald, Shymko & Company Ltd. (MSC) is a “Fee Only” financial advisory firm, helping clients accumulate, preserve and manage their financial wealth since 1972.  Unlike many other financial advisory companies, we are independent and owned solely by our principals. 

MSC’s Fee Only Financial Advisors are passionate about providing peace of mind and improving the quality of our clients’ lives.  Our holistic approach examines all areas of our clients’ finances with the singular focus of helping our clients achieve their goals and financial peace of mind.  The core of what we do is comprehensive Financial Planning and Portfolio Management.  Our clients are professionals, entrepreneurs, executives, professors and retirees that are motived to achieve their goals.

Our commitment to being Fee Only advisors means we do not sell any products or receive any commissions, which allows us to provide objective advice.  We are not associated with any financial institution and our compensation is solely from financial planning and portfolio management fees levied directly to our clients. 


 We invite you to explore our website to gain a further understanding of our Vancouver based firm, our services, our fee only advisory team and our resources.


Fee Only

Macdonald, Shymko & Company Ltd. (MSC) was a pioneer in the provision of comprehensive Fee Only financial advice when we established our firm in 1972.  Fee Only Financial Planning …

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Macdonald, Shymko & Company Ltd. (MSC), and arguably Fee Only financial planning itself, originated in Vancouver when a couple of masters of business administration graduates identified a need …

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With an indexed defined benefit pension, does Benjamin still need to contribute to a TFSA or RRSP?

Special to the The Globe and Mail – By Dianne Maley

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